Gangs, politics & dignity in Cape Town
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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Colored people (South Africa) -- South Africa -- Cape Town,
  • Colored people (South Africa) -- South Africa -- Cape Town -- Social conditions,
  • Colored people (South Africa) -- Government policy -- South Africa -- Cape Town,
  • Poor -- South Africa -- Cape Town -- Social conditions,
  • Poor -- Government policy -- South Africa -- Cape Town,
  • Gangs -- South Africa -- Cape Town,
  • Police-community relations -- South Africa -- Cape Town

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesGangs, politics and dignity in Cape Town
StatementSteffen Jensen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT1768.C65 J46 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16797648M
ISBN 100226398331, 0226398358
ISBN 109780226398334, 9780226398358
LC Control Number2008016684

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